News and Events


FEEE Volley Ball Tournament to Support SfS in Easton

The Foundation for Excellence in Easton sponsored a volley ball tournament to raise funds to support the Science from Scientists program for Easton 6th grade students.  The tournament was featured in a Wicked Local Easton article posted on December 2, 2016:   Foundation for Excellence in Education in Easton Volleyball Tournament funds Science from Scientist program […]

Partnership with Khan Lab School in California Announced!

Partnership with Khan Lab School in California Announced!

Science from Scientists Partners with Khan Lab School in Mountain View, California Starting this month, partnership will provide hands-on STEM lessons to 60 students  BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS – September 30, 2015 – Today, Science from Scientists (SfS) announced its partnership with non-profit educational organization, Khan Lab School (KLS), an independent school associated with Khan Academy, in […]

SfS Working with Chelsea Public Schools

Science from Scientists is excited to be working with three middle schools in the Chelsea Public Schools system this year. Instructor teams, lead by our Senior Instructor Ben Hart, will be visiting students in the 6th, 7th and 8th grades at Browne, Clark Avenue and Wright middle schools. Our program was featured on the Chelsea […]

Wicked Local Topsfield Article Discusses SfS Program in Boxford

Wicked Local Topsfield Article Discusses SfS Program in Boxford

The Science from Scientists program has been added to the Spofford Pond Elementary School in Boxford thanks to the support of the Boxford Elementary Schools Trust (BEST).  The program, which starts today,  will work with the 5th grades and scientists will  visit once every two weeks to bring hands on science lessons into the classroom.  For […]

All Staff Training Completed, Ready for the New School Year!

All Staff Training Completed, Ready for the New School Year!

Our all staff meeting was held last Thursday night and included instructors from our Boston, California (via Skype) and Worcester offices. Training included a recap of last year’s achievements, information on our plans for the year, and recognition of our instructors who have been with the program for 2 or more years.  We completed a fun activity […]

SfS Presents Professional Development Session at MGH

On Tuesday,  our Director of Education, Cortney Wieber, and our Teacher Liaison, Norma Sullivan, presented a professional development workshop to a group of  MGH staff at their campus.  The full day workshop  focused on good teaching practices and how to effectively facilitate STEM topics to students, even for individuals that don’t have a STEM background.  Participants enjoyed […]

CampBio Session 1 a Success!

CampBio Session 1 a Success!

Science from Scientists partnered with the Whitehead Institute last week for CampBio, a week-long exploration into the amazing biology that thrives in the world around us. Through immersion in hands-on activities taking students both inside and outside the classroom, laboratory demonstrations, and discussions with scientists, rising 7th and 8th grade middle school students learned last week how methods from […]

Chamber Partners with Science from Scientists to Advance STEM Education

Posted on June 29, 2015 by MMcDonough on bostonchamber.com “The Greater Boston Chamber is thrilled to have partnered with Science from Scientists, a Massachusetts-based non-profit that aims to improve science, technology, engineering and mathematics or STEM. Together, the Chamber and Science from Scientists brought the Dr. William D. Henderson Elementary school’s fifth grade class to […]